CMP033 - Be KIND to Yourself with Margaret Rose - Award Winning Social Entrepreneur

2016-03-07

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image Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a lawyer and an award winning social entrepreneur who has created several initiatives geared toward empowering citizens to become more effective in their engagement in public governance and as guardians of the public interest. As an attorney who is qualified to practice throughout the Commonwealth Caribbean she has amassed extensive litigation and jury trial experience over the past 20 years by working on various high profile cases. She makes her impact mainly through four organisations which she founded or co-founded; The Procurement Innovation & Leadership Lab which provides government procurement and public contracting research, education and consulting services. Disclosure Today – A social accountability platform digitizing freedom of information requests and connecting citizens to pro bono lawyers. Disclosure Today won the 2014 Global Social Entrepreneurship Initiative Award from Transparency International at the International Anti-Corruption Conference . Rose Law Caribbean – The first virtual law firm in the Caribbean. Which specialises in public interest matters and The Solution Is You Inc., a social entrepreneurship incubator. She is the former Vice Chairman of the Trinidad and Tobago Transparency Institute, a former executive member of the Law Association of Trinidad and Tobago and the Criminal Bar Association of Trinidad and Tobago. Ladies and gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Ms. Margaret Rose.

Show Notes

Margaret's History

  • Grew up in Woodbrook (Trinidad)
  • Primary School - Briggs Preparatory
  • Secondary School - Bishop Anstey

 

Mentality for Success

  • No longer am I accepting the things I cannot change...I'm changing the things I cannot accept.

 

Professional Career Highlights

  • Listen as Margaret speaks about how she built her career as a Social Entreprenuer

 

Margaret's Super Over Answers

  • Listen to the great answers for practical advice on how to build your career.

 

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